The Large Plane Trees (detail), November–December 1889. Vincent van Gogh (Dutch, 1853–1890). Oil on canvas; 73.4 x 91.8 cm. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Gift of the Hanna Fund 1947.209
  • The Large Plane Trees (detail), November–December 1889. Vincent van Gogh (Dutch, 1853–1890). Oil on canvas; 73.4 x 91.8 cm. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Gift of the Hanna Fund 1947.209
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Faking Van Gogh

Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 7:00 p.m.
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Curatorial Research Assistant Lucy Zimmerman discusses the history of van Gogh forgeries and their complicated relationship to the artist’s repetitions, from the faked van Goghs of Otto Wacker in the early 1900s to suspicions about certain canvases raised by experts today.